CCGT Power Plants in the Channel Islands


La Collette GT
Location: Jersey
Operator: Jersey Electricity Co Ltd
Configuration: 24-MW Olympus C gas turbine
Fuel: oil
Operation: 2003
T/G supplier: Rolls-Royce

Photograph courtesy of Jersey Electricity Co Ltd
Posted 19 May 2004



Location: Isle of Man
Operator: Manx Electricity Authority
Configuration: 87-MW, 2+1 CCGT with LM2500+ MDW gas turbines
Fuel: natural gas, oil
Operation: 2003
HRSG supplier: Innovative Steam Technology
T/G supplier: Nuovo Pignone, MAN, Lloyd
EPC: MEA, PB Power
Quick facts: The plant was opened by HRH Prince Philip in July 2003, and has a unique island-system relationship to the exacting U.K. electricity market.  This requires MEA to balance energy procurement from the national grid over a subsea cable with its own gas and oil fired diesel plant.

Photograph by Peter Killey (
Posted 15 Feb 2004


Data: industcards, Platts UDI World Electric Power Plants Data Base

Updated 03/12/11